Soda Bottle, Sale Price is for each. Donner Ginger Ale, Please read the full description, Price is per bottle, 9 1/2” tall, 2 1/2” diameter at polished ring base, light green clean glass bottle, molded with two side seams, crown top, elongated shaped neck, crisp paper label, no rips or tears. Colors are good, diamond shape label is 5 1/4” by 3 1/2” is in excellent condition. Considering the proximity of Truckee to Donner Pass this easily explains the label graphics. Featuring children sledding downhill and another walking uphill pulling his sled up. A pair of snowshoes are below the company banner. Banner reads, "Truckee Soda Works W.M. Englehart, Prop Truckee, Calif". Circa 1920-1930
Donner Soda was part of the Truckee Soda Works that operated out of the Chinese Herb Shop in Truckee, California. The company was owned by William Englehart, Sr. who had previously operated a theater and then a grocery business before opening the bottling company in the early part of the Twentieth Century. His greatest success came with glass bottles as the owner of the Truckee Soda Works. It was rumored that some of Truckee’s finest bootleg whisky was produced here during the Prohibition years. See photos.
At the Drury House Antique Store We offer over 100 Antique and Collectible soda bottles, Pop Bottles, beer bottles, Whiskey Bottles, alcohol bottles, Pharmacy, Drugstore bottles? We acquired boxes and boxes of old bottles from the basement of an old country store and an old Pharmacy. These were In storage for over 70 years and there was a wide assortment of soda, beer, Whiskey, pharmacy, drugstore, and old empty liquor bottles. Some had labels on them, many labels had fallen off and were in the bottom of the box. We have cleaned the bottles and tried to affix labels to the right bottle. Surprisingly the labels are in very good condition.. We have finally come to the last few boxes and placed all the remaining bottles on Sale. We can combine insured shipping for multiple purchase orders when ever possible to save you even more money.
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Advertising Soda Bottle Donner Ginger Ale Bottle Truckee Soda Works California
$19 $39 SALE ea.Quantity available: 4